PS Vita will launch with a heap of new video games
(CBS) - Portable video-game devices are primed for another upgrade. Will it be enough to keep gamers happy? Sony announced 26 titles set to accompany the launch of the PlayStation Vita at a press conference preceding the Tokyo Game Show (TGS) Wednesday ...
The Truly Dedicated Gamer Plans Their Diablo III Character In Advance
All of the active skills, passive skills, and runestone modifications available for the five character classes of Diablo III add up to millions of possible character builds. Get a head start on setting up your own with the Diablo III Skill Calculator. ...
VIDEO GAMES: Nintendo's 3DS conference
Rochester City Newspaper (blog)
By Willie Clark Comments (0) The critics have been calling: Nintendo, you need to change, you need to accept social gaming, and you need to bow to our crippling stock pressure. Nintendo's answer was loud and clear at it 3DS Conference: we are Nintendo, ...
Porter Robinson Moves From Video Games to the Big Stages, With Skrillex's Help
It's interesting to me how video game-inspired dance music has pulled me away from video games. Music production is vastly more fun to me than games now -- I recall trying to play a few of my old favorites and finding it utterly impossible. ...
Electronic Arts Can Use Image of Athletes in Video Games
Courthouse News Service
While the lawsuit was under consideration, the US Supreme Court granted video games First Amendment protection in Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association. The lawsuit challenged a California statute that "prohibits the sale or rental of 'violent ...
Behind the scenes at Rare Ltd: Scott Henson and Kinect Sports Season 2
Icons from video games past displayed in shiny cabinets to a hands on experience with the future ofvideo games made for an exciting day. It was truly thrilling for the National Girl Gamer to go International to Twycross, Leicestershire outside of ...
Nostalgic Video Games
Remember the days when we used to skip our studies or our sleep to carry this innocent human action on our video games. Today, in our busy schedule, we obscure for such games with 16 color graphics or 8-bit sound, which reminds us of the time when a ...
Boys don't do as well as girls in school - video games can help
Public Radio International PRI
Researcher says incorporating things that appeal to boys, like video games, will re-engage them in learning. Story from Here and Now. Listen to audio for full report. The statistics on boys in schools keep getting worse. The latest show that boys in 65 ...
The 25 Most Stylish Video Game Characters
As video games have become more mainstream, we've started to see trendy gamer shirts creep out from the DeviantArt forums and into Urban Outfitters, but let's face it – those just fall into the hipster/retro category more so than the gamer one. ...
Games are scared of sex
Heavy Rain never sets out to titillate, and it's telling that gamer discussion focused on the fingerchopping scene and that final choice - not the bunk up. Sure, the character models didn't mesh too well, but no illusions were broken. ...
Trackmania 2: Canyon released
PC Gamer Magazine
Canyons features a revamped handing model, in-depth track and highlight creation tools and a new suite of multiplayer options. We're looking into creating some kind of PC Gamer community in-game as soon as we know how it works, and will have our review ...
Warhammer 40000: Space Marine [Review]
The summary: Although generic near the beginning and at times grinds against the game play, the story of Space Marine is interesting enough to at least garner a second play through for the 40k fan, and at least give incentive for the average gamer to ...
Analyst Says Video Game Advertising Will Double by 2016
The mere fact that a financial magazine like Forbes has hired a video gamer like me implies that there is big money in gaming, and now people are just starting to realize that. Yes, sales are increasing and the term “gamer” is more broad than ever ...
Everything you need to know about Gears of War 3, in one epic post
But we all now how untrue that is, and nothing shows the camaraderie and support of being a gamerthan a dedicated forum. Unless its a 4chan forum, in which case you can expect all kinds of abuse. The dedicated lads over at the Neogaf forums have put ...
SLAPPA and Professional eSports Team Evil Geniuses Sign Partnership Agreement
PR Web (press release)
SLAPPA Distribution, maker of backpacks, laptop cases and gamer cases, and voted “Best Laptop Bag Brand” by About.com, today announced they have signed a 1-year partnership agreement with professional eSports organization Evil Geniuses. ...
Technology keeps Elgin students moving
Elgin South and West elementary schools are using Wii and Microsoft Kinect video games to encourage students to get a workout. They get to play games like Just Dance or practice skills like soccer kicks. "My whole goal is to keep them busy," elementary ...
ICO & Shadow of the Colossus Collection Review
Now, they've been re-released in the latest awesome collection; it's the ICO & Shadow of the Colossus Collection and there can be no better addition to a veteran gamer's growing library. Even if you still own both PS2 versions (and I do), ...
Leanna Landsmann: Help kids learn how to schedule
Detroit Free Press
Now they just watch television, play video games and complain that they don't have time to do their homework! What should I do? Answer: You need to teach them to make their own schedules, broaden their interests and appreciate the value of time. ...
Why Don't Video Game Companies Pay More Taxes?
That's right, we're talking about video games. According to Calvin H. Johnson, a tax professor at the University of Texas in Austin, the video game industry manages to amass so many tax deductions, credits and write-offs because it stretches across ...
Gamer Grub Set to Throw Gears of War 3 Launch “Par-Tay ...
By Cameron Woolsey, Associate Editor-in-Chief
Gamer Grub, the de facto authority on all that is gamer snack food, announced Monday it will be throwing a huge Gears of War 3 launch party Sept. 19 (8 p.m. – 1 a.m.) in New York. Invited to the party is pretty much everyone who wants to go. ...
Six TV-Inspired Video Games That Were Nothing Like The Shows ...
Because I obviously have nothing better to do with my life, I spent a good chunk of yesterday browsing through the Wikipedia page for Home Improvement,
Mario Kart 7 Roster Reveals: Lakitu & Metal ... - Video Games Blogger
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Gamer's message leads to schools lockdown | WCMessenger.com
By Dave Rogers
Gamer's message leads to schools lockdown. Combining the surreal world of video games and social networking caused a real-world upset Wednesday morning in Boyd, where schools Superintendent John Emshoff ordered his district's ...
Zelda Endures: a Tribute to Video Games.
I'm pretty excited about this newest painting. The painting is for an upcoming show: Tribute to Video Games at Gallery 1988 at the Venice location. The show also marks the 25th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda orignally released on the.
Those Are My Friends You Are Insulting, Mr. Brown » Village Gamer
Canadian made video games are among the top-selling franchises in the world – FIFA, NHL, SSX, Assassin's Creed, Mass Effect, Splinter Cell, Dragon Age, Dawn of War, Prototype, Ghostbusters, Army of Two, X-Men, Spider Man, the latest ...
U.S. Funding Video Games | The Onion - America's Finest News ...
According to University of Texas tax professor Calvin H. Johnson, the video game industry is one of the most heavily subsidized in the United States, a result of ...
Playing God: video games with religious themes - Telegraph
With the Enoch-inspired El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron out next week, we take a look at some other games which heavily feature religious themes and ...